Propane Education And Research Council

By MMH Staff · October 18, 2016
Minimal equipment downtime helps custom manufacturer meet variable demand.
By Josh Bond · January 1, 2016
The fleet of yesteryear enjoyed plentiful helpings of fuel and money to get the job done. Now that every penny counts, managers are keen to more precisely control each lift truck’s diet.
By MMH Staff · April 24, 2015
Until Aug. 8, 2015, companies can make a one-time claim for a 50-cent per gallon tax credit for every gallon of propane used in 2014.
By Josh Bond · December 13, 2011
Propane providers answer frequently asked questions about refueling propane-fueled forklifts
By Josh Bond · October 13, 2011
Casebook 2012: Easy refueling results in lower operating costs and increased profit for Chicago-area facility.
By Lorie King Rogers · August 1, 2011
Lift trucks have come a long way since their introduction in the materials handling arena in the 1920s. Today, they are smarter and stronger, and still the indispensable workhorses in our warehouses and distribution centers.
By Josh Bond · April 19, 2011
Retroactive to 2010, credit could save propane users thousands
By MMH Staff · April 3, 2011
Special ITA award recognizes the Propane Council’s support for industrial truck safety, clean air regulations and funding efforts.
By Lorie King Rogers · January 20, 2011
A recent episode of the PBS automotive television series showcased propane-fueled off-road equipment, including forklifts, and propane-autogas-fueled on-road vehicles.
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